West Africa Province (IS)
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After Nigerian Elections, IS' West Africa Province Continues Military Activity in Attacking Soldiers in Borno Town

After its attack surge on the day of the Nigerian elections, the Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) continued its military activity, attacking soldiers in a town in Borno state.

Tuesday, 26 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Multiple Mortar Strikes on Nigerian Soldiers in Borno and Yobe

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed multiple mortar strikes on Nigerian soldiers in Borno and Yobe states, all of which took place during the country's elections.

Monday, 25 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Attacks to Disrupt Nigerian Elections, Killing Over 21 in Clashes and Rocket Strikes

In what it described as an attempt to disrupt the Nigerian elections, the Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed attacks near Monguno and in Maiduguri, killing at least 21 soldiers.

Sunday, 24 February 2019
‘Amaq Video Shows ISWAP Rocket Attacks on Maiduguri Airport & Nigerian Army Positions

The Islamic State's 'Amaq News Agency released a short video of the rocket attack by fighters from the group's West Africa Province (ISWAP) on Maiduguri Airport & Nigerian Army positions in Borno State.

Saturday, 23 February 2019
IS West Africa Claims Targeting Maiduguri Airport & Nigerian Army Positions in Rocket Attacks During Nigerian Elections

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed targeting Maiduguri Airport and Nigerian Army positions in rocket attacks, in Nigeria’s Borno State, notably taking place during the Nigerian elections.

Saturday, 23 February 2019
IS’ West Africa Province Claims Attacks in Niger and Nigeria

The Islamic State’s West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed responsibility for an attack on a barracks in Niger and an attack on vehicles of the Nigerian army near Lake Chad.

Saturday, 16 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Reports Attack and Ensuing Clash with Nigerian Soldiers in Gagibu (Borno)

The Islamic State's (IS) West Africa Province claimed inflicting multiple casualties among Nigerian soldiers in an attack and ensuing clash in Gagibu, in Borno State.

Friday, 15 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Killing 42 in Ambush on Borno Governor's Convoy

The Islamic State's West Africa Province claimed killing 42 people in an ambush on the convoy of Kashim Shettima, the governor of Nigeria's Borno state.

Wednesday, 13 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Attack on Nigerian Army Post Near Monguno

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed an attack on a Nigerian army post near Monguno, in Borno state.

Wednesday, 13 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Killing 3 Nigerian Soldiers, Taking 3 POWs in Attack in Buni Gari (Yobe)

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed killing three Nigerian soldiers and capturing three others as POWs, in an attack in Buni Gari, a town in Yobe state.

Monday, 11 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Multiple Casualties in Nigerian Army Ranks in Attacks in Ngwom and Malam Fatori

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed inflicting multiple casualties in the Nigerian army ranks in two attacks on the same day in Ngwom and Malam Fatori, both towns in Borno state.

Sunday, 10 February 2019
In Second Attack in Malam Fatori in 6 Days, IS' West Africa Province Claims Multiple Casualties Among Nigerian Soldiers

In its second attack in Malam Fatori, a town in Nigeria's Borno State, in six days, the Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed inflicting multiple casualties among Nigerian soldiers.

Thursday, 07 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Attack on Nigerian Soldiers in Malum Konari

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed an attack on Nigerian soldiers in Malum Konari, in Borno State.

Wednesday, 06 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Multiple Casualties in Attack on Nigerian Soldiers in Malam Fatori

As a result of an attack on Nigerian soldiers in Malam Fatori, the Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed multiple casualties in the enemy ranks.

Sunday, 03 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Bombing Nigerian Convoy, Striking Post in Borno

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed two attacks on Nigerian soldiers that took place within 24-hours in Borno State, one involving the bombing of a convoy, and the other a strike on a post.

Saturday, 02 February 2019
IS' West Africa Province Issues Formal Communique for Attack Allegedly Killing 15 Nigerian Soldiers in Dikwa

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) issued a formal communique for the attack in Dikwa in which it claimed killing 15 Nigerian soldiers.

Thursday, 31 January 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Inflicting 30 Deaths in Nigerian Army Ranks in Clash in Logomani

The Islamic State's Nigeria-based branch, West Africa Province (ISWAP), claimed inflicting 30 deaths in the Nigerian army ranks in a clash in Logomani, in Borno State.

Sunday, 27 January 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Killing 7 Nigerian Soldiers in Attack in Ajiri (Borno)

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed killing seven Nigerian soldiers in Ajiri, a town in Borno State.

Thursday, 24 January 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims Attack on Nigerian Soldiers in Geidam (Yobe)

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) claimed killing and wounding multiple Nigerian soldiers in an attack in Geidam, a town in Nigeria's Yobe State.

Wednesday, 23 January 2019
IS' West Africa Province Claims 2 Attacks on Nigerian Soldiers on Same Day in Baga and Kareto

The Islamic State's West Africa Province (SWAP) claied two separate attacks in the same day on Nigerian military positions in Borno State, one in Kareto, and the other in Baga.

Sunday, 20 January 2019
Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) Publishes Photos from Mamuri Attack

Two days after its attack on a Nigerian military position in the town of Mamuri in Borno State, the Islamic State's West Africa Province (ISWAP) published photos of the operation and the war spoils it captured.

Wednesday, 16 January 2019